Ellie Johnson
Ellie Johnson
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Glendale, Ariz.
High School: Mountain Ridge
Position: Sprint Free/Fly
Major: Economics
House Affiliation: Leverett

Sophomore · 2010-11
Swam the third leg of the 200 free relay at the ECAC Championship meet, helping Harvard set a new meet record with a winning time of 1:34.47. Also powered the 400 free relay to a second-place result ... Collected seventh-place results in the 50 and 100 free, a sixth-place finish in the 100 butterfly and anchored the 200 and 400 medley relay squads to a pair of runner-up finishes at the same meet.

Freshman · 2009-10
Placed 11th in the 100 butterfly and 14th in the 50 and 100 free events at Ivy Championships … Helped 400 free relay team capture the title at HYP meet with mark of 3:28.35 … Won the 50 free at season-opening Cornell-Dartmouth tri-meet with a time of 24.42 ... Helped the Crimson medley relay team finish first in 1:49.10 against Penn Jan. 23.

Before Harvard
2008 state champion in 100 butterfly … Named MVP of swim team all four years … Named Mountain Ridge High School Athlete of the Month for December 2008 … Recognized with AIA Scholar Athlete Award 2005-08 … Four-time All-American.

Brother, Danny, swam at George Washington University … Enjoys baking and interior design.